Integrating Clinical Research into Epidemic Response The Ebola Experience
National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine. (2017). Integrating Clinical Research into Epidemic Response: The Ebola Experience.
This report discusses conducting safe and rapid clinical trials of therapeutics and vaccines under development during an outbreak. Using the West African Ebola outbreak to describe lessons learned, the authors identify challenges to conducting research during an epidemic response and identify seven steps to successfully launch clinical trials during an outbreak.